Chernobyl’s Wild Kingdom: Life in the Dead Zone
Scientists are studying the "Dead Zone," an area contaminated by the 1986 meltdown of a Ukrainian nuclear plant, which now teems with wildlife—radioactive wildlife. Author's note. Glossary. Source notes. Selected bibliography. Resources for further information. Index. Full-color photographs.
JLG Release: Feb 2015
Awards & Honors
VOYA’s Perfect Tens 2014
2015 Cybils Awards Nomination, Young Adult Nonfiction
Praise & Reviews
Starred or favorable reviews have been received from these periodicals:
Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books, Booklist, The Horn Book Guide, Kirkus Reviews*, School Library Journal, Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA)
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Level 8.2; Points: 2;
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